LUSIGNAN (SAUVEUR) A Series of Letters Addressed to Sir William Fordyce... containing a Voyage and Journey from England to Smyrna, from thence to Constantinople... to which is prefixed a short answer to Volney's contradictions on Ali-Bey's History and Revolt, 2 vol., 1788
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LUSIGNAN (SAUVEUR) A Series of Letters Addressed to Sir William Fordyce... 2 vol., 1788
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[LUSIGNAN (SAUVEUR)]
A Series of Letters Addressed to Sir William Fordyce... containing a Voyage and Journey from England to Smyrna, from thence to Constantinople... to which is prefixed a short answer to Volney's contradictions on Ali-Bey's History and Revolt, 2 vol., bookplate of Thomas Graham, contemporary mottled calf, spines gilt (volume 2 lacking labels), SCARCE [not in Blackmer], 8vo, for the author, and sold by Payne & Son etc., 1788

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  • Lusignan was a Greek or Cypriot refugee in London who claimed to have known Ali Bey personally.
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